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'''DMOZ''' (from '''', an earlier domain name) is a multilingual open content|open-content Web directory|directory of World Wide Web links. The site and community who maintain it are also known as the '''Open Directory Project''' ('''ODP'''). It is owned by AOL but constructed and maintained by a virtual community|community of volunteer editors. DMOZ uses a hierarchical Ontology (information science)|ontology scheme for organizing site listings. Listings on a similar topic are grouped into categories which can then include smaller categories.
ScreenshotFile:DMOZ logo.png|250px|alt="dmoz" in white on a green background with each letter in a separate square
SloganOpen Directory Project
Language90 languages, including English
Num users~90,000
Content licenseOpen Directory License, Creative Commons Attribution|Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported
TypeWeb directory
OwnerAOL, formerly Netscape
Launch date{{Start date and years ago|1998|6|5|mf=yes}}
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